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Switchfoot Cancel Australian Tour Due To Family Emergency

Switchfoot have cancelled their Australian tour including their appearance on the remainder of the Soundwave Festival and flown urgently back home to San Diego because of a family emergency.

March 3, 2012
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T.I. Signs Australian Iggy Azalea To Label

T.I. has signed Australian rapper Iggy Azalea to his record label Grand Hustle.

March 2, 2012
Melbourne Talk Radio MTR
Melbourne Radio Station MTR Shut Down

Melbourne talk-radio station MTR has gone off the air after the station was placed into administration earlier today.

March 2, 2012
Lady Gaga. image by Tim Cashmere
Lady Gaga And Oprah Winfrey Launch Born This Way Foundation

Lady Gaga and her mother Cynthia Germanotta headed to Harvard University this week for the launch of their Born This Way Foundation.

March 2, 2012
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Paris Jackson Slams TMZ Over Fake Michael Story

Michael Jackson’s daughter Paris Jackson has taken to Twitter to slam gossip site over a story claiming Michael Jackson did not sing on the ‘Michael’ album.

March 2, 2012
One Direction
One Direction Aussie Dates Sold Out In Three Minutes

One Direction’s three Australian shows sold out in just three minutes this morning.

March 2, 2012
Nile Rodgers of Chic
Playground Weekender Back On At Various Locations

Playground Weekender promoters have salvaged the flooded festival and the show will go on across various venues in Sydney this weekend.

March 2, 2012
Cold Chisel No Plans
Cold Chisel Add Tour Dates

Cold Chisel will play some intimate shows in Sydney and Melbourne for the launch of their new album ‘No Plans’.

March 2, 2012
Kimbra, BDO 2012 - image by Ros O'Gorman
Warner Music To Stream SXSW Showcases

Warner Music will stream The Warner Sound showcases from SXSW from March 13 to 15.

March 2, 2012
Engelbert Humperdinck - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Engelbert Humperdinck To Represent UK At Eurovision

Engelbert Humperdinck will represent the UK at the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest.

March 2, 2012
Brian Canham, Pseudo Echo - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Pseudo Echo To Play 30th Anniversary Show Tonight

Pseudo Echo will mark their 30th anniversary tonight with a one-off show in Melbourne.

March 2, 2012
The Monkees,, music news
Davy Jones Died From Heart Attack

The medical examination of Davy Jones has confirmed that The Monkees singer died from a heart attack.

March 2, 2012
Billy Corgan - Photo by Ros O'Gorman
Billy Corgan To Launch Smashing Pumpkins Project At SXSW

Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan will use the SXSW podium to announce his plans for the new Pumpkins album ‘Oceania’.

March 1, 2012
The Monkees,, music news
The Surviving Monkees Talk About Davy Jones

The surviving members of The Monkees, Peter Tork, Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz, have each made individual comments about the death of their buddy, Monkees singer Davy Jones.

March 1, 2012
Molly Meldrum - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Molly Meldrum Heads Home To Richmond

Ian Molly Meldrum was returned to his Richmond home after two months in hospital after his fall before Christmas.

March 1, 2012
Big Star at SXSW
All-Stars To Perform Big Star Third Album At SXSW

The final night of the SXSW Film Festival will feature an all-star performance of the Big Star ‘Third’ album.

March 1, 2012
Pantera’s Vulgar Display Of Power Anniversary Edition Coming Soon

Pantera’s Vulgar Display Of Power gets unreleased track and DVD for the special 20-year anniversary edition.

March 1, 2012
The Jezabels
The Jezabels Book National Tour For June

Sydney indie pop dramatists The Jezabels get Canada’s Lights and locals Snakadaktal for a national tour.

March 1, 2012
John Mayer Born and Raised
John Mayer Sets Born and Raised Date

The long over-due John Mayer album ‘Born and Raised’ has an official release date of May 22, 2012.

March 1, 2012
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Radiohead Ticket Swap And Sell Facebook Page Set Up

A Facebook page appears for fans to swap Radiohead Australian Tour tickets, or buy them without dealing with scalpers.

March 1, 2012
Andrew Lloyd Webber
Love Never Dies Aussie Production To Screen In US Cinemas

The Australian production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s ‘Love Never Dies’ will screen in American cinemas 900 times next week.

March 1, 2012
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Stonefield Prepare New Single And Announce Tour

Rockin' sisters from regional Victoria, Stonefield, ready a new single and announce an East Coast tour.

March 1, 2012
John house left Paul house right
John Lennon and Paul McCartney Childhood Homes Heritage Listed

The childhood homes in Liverpool of Paul McCartney and John Lennon have been given a heritage listing.

March 1, 2012
Cold Chisel, Jimmy Barnes and Ian Moss - Photo By Ros O'Gorman
Cold Chisel No Plans Album Due In April

Cold Chisel will release ‘No Plans’, their first album in 14 years in April.

March 1, 2012
The Monkees,, music news
Monkees Davy Jones Dies Of Heart Attack At 66

Davy Jones of The Monkees has died at the age of 66 in Florida from a heart attack.

March 1, 2012
Ted Nugent, music news
Ted Nugent Tells Republicans To Buy A Box Of Scrotums

Outspoken right-wing rocker Ted Nugent is at it again, telling the Republican GOP candidates to “buy a box of scrotums”.

February 29, 2012
John Butler
John Butler Named Port Fairy Artist of The Year

The Port Fairy Folk Festival has announced John Butler as its Artist of the Year.

February 29, 2012
Nile Rodgers of Chic
Playground Weekender Cancelled Because of Rain

The Playground Weekender Festival due for Wisemans Ferry in New South Wales this weekend has been cancelled due to floods.

February 29, 2012
Sufjan Stevens Announced For Vivid LIVE

Detroit’s Sufjan Stevens is the first act announced for Vivid LIVE in Sydney in May.

February 29, 2012
Kevin Jacobsen with Bruce Springsteen
ABC Family Confidential To Probe The Jacobsens

The Jacobsen family will be under the spotlight of the ABC’s Family Confidential tomorrow evening.

February 29, 2012